Passport Camp Report

Last Sunday fifteen students and five chaperones piled into two church buses to head off to Greensboro, North Carolina full of excitement and anticipation for the week ahead.  Six days later we arrived back at the church, unloaded the buses and went home.  We were not, however, the same group that left Commerce a week…

Cause for Celebration and Prayers

We are now settling into our full routine with the youth both on Sundays and Wednesdays at church.  Somehow the students seem more committed this year in both their attendance and in their desire to grow.  We have had really good attendance for F4 and on Wednesday nights!  I have been celebrating their active presence…

Praise and Thanks Be to God

It is obvious to me that you have been praying for the children and youth as well as the chaperones for PASSPORT Camps. Camp has been amazing so far. Everyone seems to be helping each other and excited to be learning together. Thank you for being a congregation who prays for us. I can already…

March 24

This Sunday is a special day in the life of the church (the global Christian church).  On this day we celebrate Jesus’ arrival in Jerusalem.  We call this the triumphal entry where there is a parade to welcome Jesus.  Some people believed (the disciples in particular) that Jesus would change everything. This Sunday is also…

True Worship

Sunday I saw God in worship.  Please don’t misunderstand; I experience God in worship at many different times.  All of our symbols remind me of who God is and how I might open myself up to him.  We light the Christ candle reminding us that the Light of the World is among us.  We have…